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Sir (John) Richard Stone

(1913-1991), Economist, Nobel Prize winner and Professor of Finance and Accounting, University of Cambridge

Sitter in 3 portraits
Stone was an economist and statistician who developed a national accounting model. After studying economics at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge he assisted James Meade on the project to create the first national accounts for the UK. Stone gradually took over and went on to assist the governments of the United States and Canada with the creation of an international database. In 1945 he became the first director of Applied Economics at Cambridge University. 1984 he was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for his work.

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Sir (John) Richard Stone, by Antony Barrington Brown - NPG x104758

Sir (John) Richard Stone

by Antony Barrington Brown
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 20 March 1958
NPG x104758

Sir (John) Richard Stone and an unknown woman, by Antony Barrington Brown - NPG x104759

Sir (John) Richard Stone and an unknown woman

by Antony Barrington Brown
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 20 March 1958
NPG x104759

Sir (John) Richard Stone, by Antony Barrington Brown - NPG x104777

Sir (John) Richard Stone

by Antony Barrington Brown
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 20 March 1958
NPG x104777

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